Garden City High School

  • Garden City High School serves 1,125 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Garden City High School's student population of 1,125 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garden City High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garden City High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
90%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden City High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.190.39
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Graduation Rate≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
48%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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